Innovators: Press Releases

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A NEW WAVE OF SCIENTIFIC TRANSATLANTIC COOPERATION

by Barry Snow on April 16, 2015

Brussels, 16 April 2015 - The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney T.D. today joined with Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, and Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affa Read more.

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ARCTICNET, STATOIL AND RDC COLLABORATE ON RESEARCH EXPEDITION

by Barry Snow on April 14, 2015

ArcticNet, a Network of Centres of Excellence of Canada, the Research & Development Corporation (RDC) of Newfoundland and Labrador, Statoil Canada and Husky En Read more.

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KRAKEN DELIVERS DEEP-SEA SONAR SYSTEM TO FRAUNHOFER INSTITUTE

by wade on March 30, 2015

(ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND; March 25, 2015) – Kraken Sonar Inc. (TSX-V: PNG) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Kraken Sonar Systems Inc. has delivered a deep-sea rated Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Sonar (INSAS) system to Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute for Optronics, System Technology and Image Exploitation (IOSB). Read more.

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CONNECTING THE DOTS IN THE ATLANTIC OCEAN

by wade on February 18, 2015

(Ireland; 16 February 2015) A featured item on the agenda at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in San Jose, California was "The Atlantic Ocean: Our Unknown Treasure."  Read more.

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ENHANCING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CAPABILITIES IN THE OFFSHORE

by wade on February 6, 2015

The Research & Development Corporation (RDC) is pleased to announce a $4.9 million investment in a multi-purpose survey, support and research and development vessel to be stationed in St. John’s. The total cost to design, build and operate such a vessel over a 10-year period is estimated at more than $100 million which will be funded by Fugro GeoSurveys (FGI). RDC’s investment directly targets the research and development capabilities, equipment and operations of the vessel, which will be built and operated by Fugro GeoSurveys. Read more.